NJPW New Beginning In Sapporo featured 2 nights of shows and 3 championship matches. In the main event of night 2 in Sapporo, Tetsuya Naito defeated Taichi for the first title defense of what is his 3rd reign.
NJPW’s Road to the New Beginning shows completed this weekend. The promotion features two big events in Sapporo this weekend and another big event in Osaka on February 11th.
New Japan Pro Wrestling has released the lineups for the New Beginning shows on Feb 2nd, 3rd, and 11th. The shows will take place in Sapporo for two nights on Feb. 2nd and 3rd and Osaka on the 11th.
For the second year in a row, Tetsuya Naito has been voted MVP by the Tokyo Sports editorial board. He is only the fifth person to ever win the award two consecutive years.